Wrapped Bracelet with Bianca Velder, 3rd June


$90.00 inc GST

Date: Sunday 3rd June 

Also available on Wednesday 6th June

Time 10am to 4pm (short working lunch, please bring some food for lunch. Mircowave available. Tea, coffee, afternoon tea provided)

Venue: 29a George St, Highett, VIC, 3190 (rear unit)

Kit: partial kit included in class fees (leather, hand dyed ribbon, handmade button)

Cost: $90, payment due in full to secure a place

Handouts: very detailed handouts with lots of options

Level: beginner to more advanced

What you need to bring: thread, needles, beads (Tila, 3mm firepolished, size 8 and 11 seed beads, delicas, cubes – small amounts are fine, this can be a stash buster)

Wrapped bracelets are all the rage. They can be sophisticated, organic or shabby beach chic. In this class you will learn from an experienced bead artist how to make your own, personalised wrapped bracelet. The class will discuss the following topics:
1. Sizing and fit
2. Clasp designs
3. Starting and finishing the bracelet
4. tips and tricks for a professional finish
5. Advanced options, including the use of two colours of leather, incorporating bead woven components and the use of hand dyed ribbon in your design

This piece works up fast and will likely be completed in the class. A partial kit of the leather, hand dyed ribbon and handmade button is included in the fee. Colours available are turquoise, bronze, red, dark green and black. 

About the teacher
Bianca Velder is an award winning bead artist with over a decade of teaching experience. She incorporates handmade ceramic, glass and metal in her bead woven and knotted pieces. She currently lives in far North Queensland on a 20 meter sailing yacht and sails the beautiful Australian coast. See more of her work at Facebook/beadsatsea.


Quantity available: 3

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